Ant on Grass Tree
Hairy Crematogaster ant on the flower of a grass tree. Girraween, Qld.
Baby Black Soldier Flies
Your compost is very healthy if larvae of soldier flies grows in it. Kyogle, NSW.
Baby Black Soldier Fly
Straight out of the compost bin. Kyogle, NSW.
Masked bee (Hylaeus sp.) without a mask. Kyogle, NSW.
Soft-winged Carphurus sp. flower beetle on a macadamia branch. Kyogle, NSW.
Black and White Jumping Spider
Sandalodes scopifer (Karsch, 1878) White-spotted Sandalodes. Kyogle, NSW.
Orange and Black Beetle
LIttle beetle on a yellow flower. Girraween NP, Qld.
Yellow Shouldered Beetle
Tiny yellow and black beetle on a leaf. Girraween NP, Qld.
Portrait of Castiarina decemaculata on tea tree flowers. Girraween NP, Qld.
Orange, black and white blattodean on a gum leaf. Kyogle, NSW.
Spider Eats Cricket
Jumping spider with cricket prey on a tree trunk. Girraween NP, Qld.
Black Soldier Fly
Soldier fly with wild eyes rests in a curled lemon leaf. Kyogle, NSW.
Wasp Mimic Beetle
Hesthini wasp mimic beetle from above - you can see the shortened elytra which helps with mimicry. Girraween NP, Qld.
Castiarina sexplagiata on Tea Tree. Girraween NP, Qld.
Little black jewel beetle on a dead twig. Girraween NP, Qld.
Jewel Beetle Face
Portrait of Castiarina bifasciata. Girraween NP, Qld.